Match Day Guide | Ospreys v Benetton

Our first match day guide of the 2019/20 season!

It’s finally here! The first home game of the season and we’re having Italian for starters as we welcome Benetton. Please use this guide to find out what will be going on around the Liberty Stadium on match day and make the most of your visit. Please note, other than kick-off, all times are approximate and are subject to change.

Club Shop opens
Our club shop will be open bright and early on Saturday. Pop in and pick up some brand-new Ospreys gear to wear and show your support in the stands.

Ticket Office opens
If you haven’t bought your tickets to the game yet (what are you waiting for?), you can beat the queues and head over to our ticket office which will be open from 10:00am on Saturday morning. You can also pick up your paid for tickets here.

Ozone opens
We can’t wait to get the Ozone up and running again. Please pop by and say hello to our friendly Ospreys in the Community team. There’s a host of games to be played to keep everyone entertained, and at 18:30, there’ll be an opportunity to meet two Ospreys players for pictures and autographs. South Wales Police will also be in attendance, with some freebies to hand out and a safety message about fireworks.

Hospitality opens
If you’ll be joining us in our hospitality lounges, hospitality reception will be open from 17:35. We look forward to seeing you!

Riverside Bar opens
Come enjoy a pre-match drink at our Riverside Bar, open for all.

18:20 (until 19:20)
Player signing at the Club Shop
Come to the Club Shop to pick up Ospreys goodies and meet Ospreys players who will be providing autographs for fans.

Turnstiles open
For the first time this season, our turnstiles will open and you can make your way into the heart of the Liberty Stadium.

Guard of Honour and Flag Bearers
Nantymoel U11s will be our Guard of Honour this week and our Flag Bearers are from Bargoed U7s and U8s.

The first whistle will blow and Ospreys will go to battle against Benetton. Make sure you’re in your seats in plenty of time and make some noise for our boys in black.

Half Time
This week, we welcome ten teams to onto the pitch to play tag rugby.
Nantymoel U7s v Morriston U7s
Skewen U7s v Vardre U7s
Abercrave U8s v Abercwmboi U8s
Mumbles U7s v Abercwmboi U7s

Slingshot Competition
Are you a budding fullback? Got the handling skills to catch a rugby ball launched by our boys? Keep an eye out for out giant slingshot and if you manage to catch one of the balls launched into the stands, you could get your hands on a FREE Nando’s!

21:35 (approximately)
Final whistle
Roughly two hours after kick-off the game will come to an end, and hopefully Ospreys fans can begin celebrating a well-earned victory.